Mansfield University is an approved school for the Municipal Police Officers’ Education and Training Commission.
Under Pennsylvania Act 120, this 919 hour training program is required to become a municipal police officer in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
We currently offer a full-time option at 40 hours per week.
We offer on campus housing and meal plans in the campus dining hall.
Our graduates have become successful officers employed in departments across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and numerous states.
The most recent class graduated November 20, 2020.
Our next full-time class is planned for 2021 May-November. We can begin taking application after January 1, 2021.
If you are interested in attending the Act 120 training program, please review the Act 120 Overview on the right and then fill out the statement of interest form under the police academy resources tab and submit it. If you have questions, please contact the academy at 570-662-4974 or 570-662-4896 or by email to either Scott Henry or Roxy LeBlanc.
Updates for this program will be posted as they are available.
The Municipal Police Officers' Education & Training Commission web site has a complete list of schools certified within Pennsylvania to provide the Act 120 training program.
- Motorcycle training provided by the Pennsylvania Motorcycle Safety Program has been canceled and will be rescheduled
- Notification will be provided as classes are rescheduled. Thank you for your patience.
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